I hope this doesn’t Helsinki without a trace

Puunhalaaja – Vanha kettu Nick from Soliti wrote how do you do? Here’s Puunhalaaja’s new single Vanha Kettu Tom paused the movie 50 Shades Freed And after we listened I immediately decreed I’ve to post it today it’s absolute class “Now Can I finish the movie,you know it’s the last?” Alright Tom I said but…

Sweeter than a danish pastry it’s Marshall Cecil

Marshall Cecil – Beautiful World Denmark’s Marshall Cecil sent a tune to us Wanna know what’s all the fuss? Click on this and just sit back So far in 2018 it’s my favourite track. This country’s output should not be shunned For they also gave us Sofie Gråbøl aka Sarah Lund Absolutely brilliant. This should…

Elephants On Tape are under the microscope

Elephants On Tape – “Microscope” “Microscope” by SWIT favourites ELEPHANTS ON TAPE is the second single from the debut album “Lightweights” (Kick the Flame Publishing) which is released on the 16th of February. It’s another beautiful, finely crafted pop song to follow from their wonderful debut which was a big hit with us last year….

The Ghost Of Helags – Anthem (We Came From The Stars)

The Ghost Of Helags – Anthem (We Came From The Stars) Anthem starts out as a blissful, twitchfull, symphonic reverie, a prayer written under the open night skies and gradually builds to a euphoric trance, and then trails off into a reverent coda of “you will be mine”. I love the percussion, the strings and…

Before you split – you should check out Croatia

CROATIA – Make Circles We’re so delighted when you write Sharing tunes with our site Croatia’s latest one they’ve penned We’re giving it 10 SWITS out of 10 New singer’s sounding great Nothing here to hate The EP’s out in spring More tunes for us to sing Here’s some info from the band We’re CROATIA…

SWIT PREMIERE: Just Friends And Lovers – Manners

Just Friends And Lovers – Manners We’re honoured to premiere the latest single from Austria’s Just Friends and Lovers. We featured the other side of this – Spit It Out – last year and we’ve waited what seems like a year for this moment (10 months to be precise). Reference wise this reminds me of…

Hey Mister Nervous Man play a song for me

The Boys With The Perpetual Nervousness – Nervous Man I’m sworn to secrecy on this one. I cannot tell you where it came from only who it’s by and when it’s out. So take a bow The Boys With The Perpetual Nervousness who release this as a 7 inch in the Spring of this year….

KMET by moonlight

KMET – Silence Florian from KMET got in touch having read our interview with his friend B.Fleischmann. His new LP “Smiling Eye” (on Konkord 103) is out on the 2nd of March this year. Here’s the first single called “Silence”. It puts me in mind of Al Stewart, Laurence Juber and even a little Cat…

Who can resist Yuzima?

Yuzima – Black Supremecy SWIT favourite and NYC’s Prince Of Noize is back with a new long player called “Power” which I finally got a first listen to today. I’m going to have to get in touch with the man himself and pick his brain on the album, it’s certainly time we spoke with him…

Pity of the Sea have really impressed me.

Pity of the Sea – Monster We love it here at SWIT HQ – currently broadcasting from the top of the spire on O’Connell Street – when bands get in touch and especially ones that send us tunes as good as Monster by Limerick’s (Ireland) own Pity of the Sea. This is the opening track…